Intrusion Detection System Design and Installation

Class Time: 9am to 5pm
Course Length: 5 Days
Course Fees: $1,495.00
Registration Fee: $25.00 (First time students only)
Course Code: EDUIDS
Location: Nicholasville, KY




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Course Description:

This course was designed for people who want a solid foundation in the planning and installation of modern intrusion detection systems (Burglar Alarms). It is perfect for people seeking employment with an existing alarm company, for locksmiths who want to branch out into new markets, and for security company managers who want a better understanding of what their field techs deal with on a daily basis. You MUST attend our Low Voltage class (or be able to pass all of its testing material) before taking this class.

The following is covered in detail:

  • The purpose of an Intrusion Detection System
  • The basic components of a system
  • Zones and Zone wiring loops
  • Series and Parallel circuits
  • Input and output devices
  • Wireless vs hard-wired systems
  • System Communication Devices
  • Power Calculations
  • Assembling, programming, and testing a live system
  • Basic Networking for Intrusion Detection Systems
  • Running wires and installing components
  • Connecting and communicating with Central Station


Students will need to bring their own laptop PC (MS Windows 7 or later) so they can load software and utility programs. The laptops will be used extensively during class to troubleshoot and program various systems.

Each Student will receive:

  • MBA USA Course Certificate
  • MBA USA Coffee Mug
  • MBA USA Ruler
  • MBA USA pen
  • Notepad

Updated 1/18/2018